Here we have a list of 3 great Meditation Retreats you can consider now.

5 Day Meditation, Personal Development and Yoga Retreat France

French farmhouse

Yoga Thym offers a family-like welcome into their home with great food and hospitality. Enjoy a daily routine of guided meditation, gentle Zen yoga, life-changing workshops, and yoga Nidra all included in the price.

Choose the arrival day best suited for you and stay as many nights as required (minimum stay 4-nights). If you feel like it’s time for you to make a difference in your life, read on.

During this retreat, you will stay at Nikki’s home, a quaint 300-year-old farmhouse set in the peace and tranquility of the Breton countryside.

Surrounded by four acres of private farmland, Nikki has lived here for over twenty years with her parents, Sylvie and Laurie, and their two little family pet dogs.


  • Daily Zen yoga classes
  • Daily consolidation time
  • Daily inspiring life-changing workshops
  • Tour of Chateaubriant and local points of interest
  • 4 nights accommodation (single occupancy in double room)
  • Local airport or train station transfers
  • Three daily meals and beverages
  • Time for relaxation

Skill level: Beginner, Intermediate

Styles: General

Spoken languages: English
Length: 5 days / 4 nights
Price: from $678 USD

8 Days Vipassana Silent Meditation Retreat in Rishikesh, India

Rishikesh center

Vedansha Institute of Vedic Science and Alternative Medicine are happy to invite you in their special silent meditation retreat (Vipassana). In the main practice of Vipassana, you will be mentally scanning each body part of yours and as a result, get to feel many sensations in each of these body parts.

This retreat will help you to not only discover yourself and recognize your weak and strong sides, but also make you stable and balanced!

During this retreat, you will stay in a twin shared, private or double room at the Kriya Ashram or at the Vedansha Retreat Center. The rooms offer hot water, a clean toilet, warm conditions during cold seasons, and security in the area.

Rooms have a fan and are well-ventilated. Every room has private bathroom with toilet and shower. Vedansha will provide you with fresh towels, soap, toilet paper, bed sheets, pillow covers, and blankets.


  • Daily practical meditation
  • Concentration and awareness sessions
  • Study materials and certificate of attendance
  • Mala string of beads energized by a Yogacharya, Dr. S.K.Pandey-Ji
  • One excursion to the Himalaya
  • 3 vegetarian meals per day
  • 7 nights accommodation
  • Detox beverages

Skill level: Intermediate, Advanced

Styles: Vipassana, Buddhist, Mantra, Hindu

Length: 8 days/7 nights
Instruction in English
Spoken languages: English, French, German, Hindi, Russian, Sanskrit
Price: from $320 USD

5 Days Getaway to Meditation and Yoga Retreat in California

California retreat

Santa Barbara Yoga Center is passionate about providing consistently excellent teaching, accessible classes, and a yoga home that welcomes all, body, mind, and spirit. Don’t worry if you are new to yoga – this retreat offers a large variety of yoga styles to suit different needs and ages.

Join some of Santa Barbara Yoga Center’s finest teachers in California to kick-start your yogic journey, or simply to relax and rejuvenate!

Established more than two decades ago, in 1992, Santa Barbara Yoga Center is one of California’s leading yoga centers, home to some of the finest instructors in the state. Located in a beautiful, historic building, their studios have an expansive atmosphere, with twenty-foot ceilings, huge skylights, and are filled with light.

The studio is available to one or two people because they have only one queen-sized bed and one apartment. A full kitchen is yours for your use.


Daily yoga classes
Qi Gong, Pilates, and Ayurveda practices
Meditation and seated meditation sessions
Access to unlimited yoga classes
A large variety of yoga styles
4 nights accommodation
Private yoga studio

Skill level: Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced

Styles: General

5 days/4 nights
Instruction in English
Spoken languages: English
Price: from $835 USD

These are just a few of the many Meditation Retreats available.

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Rishikesh photo credit: By McKay Savage

Santa Barbara photo credit: By R-E-AL (talk